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Army Abducts A Palestinian In Jerusalem, Three In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, a former Palestinian political prisoner, from his home in Abu Dis town, east of occupied Jerusalem, and three Palestinians in Ramallah, in central West Bank. Several army jeeps invaded Abu Dis town, before the soldiers stormed and violently searched homes, and apartment buildings, […]

June 24, 2019 10:06 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Soldiers Demolish A Shed, A Room And A Water Tank, Near Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday morning, Palestinian farmlands lands in Qaffin village, north of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, and demolished an agricultural shed and a room, in addition an under-construction room and a water tank. The landowner, Nizar Abdul-Rahim Ajjouli, said he was surprised to see many […]

June 24, 2019 9:41 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Four Palestinians In Bethlehem And Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, four Palestinians, including a journalist, in Bethlehem and Hebron, in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, said several army jeeps invaded the Deheishe refugee camp, south of the city, […]

June 24, 2019 9:17 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Child, Assault A Man, In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday evening, a Palestinian child, and assaulted a man causing various injuries, in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted a child, identified as As’ad Sa’id Natsha, 16, and repeatedly assaulted Sa’id Sidqiyya, 60. The sources […]

June 24, 2019 8:34 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel’s Illegal Blockade of Gaza Devastates Families of Sick Infants

Palestinian infants brought from the besieged Gaza Strip, to Jerusalem’s Makassed hospital are, according to the U.K.’s Guardian, must endure their hospital stay alone, and their families suffer from afar. Medical grounds may compel Israel to allow a critically ill patient to travel to Jerusalem for more specialized care, but […]

June 24, 2019 2:22 AM Ali Salam Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human Interest, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Five Days after Demolition: Picking Up the Pieces

06/21/19 | International Solidarity Movement | South Hebron Hills Palestinian flags fluttered over the rubble of Mohammad al Dababsh’s home in the South Hebron Hills, this week, as local activists helped the family put up a temporary shelter. Pots and pans lay scattered amongst bricks, metal and dust – the […]

June 23, 2019 6:30 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Human Interest, Israeli attacks, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

REVEALED: Israel’s Illegal Rules of Engagement in Gaza Lets Snipers Shoot ‘Key Instigators’ Even When They Move Away from Protest (VIDEO)

Adalah Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel demands Israel prohibit use of live ammunition against protesters; military retroactively invented ‘key instigator’ category to justify shootings of people who posed no immediate danger. A document released by the Israeli military describes how snipers may open fire on Gaza protesters […]

June 23, 2019 6:21 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human Interest, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, News Report, Opinion/Analysis 0

Anti-Palestinian Repression in Germany: Palestinian Writer Khaled Barakat Banned from Speaking

The repression of Palestinian rights advocacy in Germany continued last night, Saturday, 22 June, as Palestinian writer Khaled Barakat was banned by the Berlin authorities from delivering a speech on the so-called “deal of the century” spearheaded by Donald Trump and the Arab and Palestinian response. He was also banned from engaging […]

June 23, 2019 6:10 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, Human Interest, International, International Politics, News Report 0

VIDEO: The Sand Sculptor Of Gaza

~Days of Palestine Rana Ramlawi is a sand sculptor in Gaza City. She started carving surface drawings on sand and later developed her talent to create large sculptures that take days to complete. “I sculpt ideas,” Ramlawi told The Electronic Intifada. “Like the Palestinian issue and the issue of Palestinian […]

June 23, 2019 6:05 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza City, Human Interest, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Abbas: Trump’s Deal ‘Humiliating Blackmail’

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas once again rejects, as “a humiliating blackmail,” US President Donald Trump’s upcoming deal on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, hours after Washington released details about the economic aspect of the highly-controversial plan. Speaking to officials of his Fateh party in Ramallah, on Saturday, Abbas said, “there can be […]

June 23, 2019 5:58 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report, Peace process 0

Demolitions in Tulkarem-area Village

Israeli bulldozers demolished an agricultural shed and a room under construction belonging to a Palestinian resident in Qafin village, north of Tulkarem, the occupied West Bank. Nezar Ajoli, the owner, said that a number of Israeli military jeeps, accompanied by a bulldozer, surrounded his land, located to the west of […]

June 23, 2019 5:50 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Refugees/Immigration, West Bank 0

US Economic Revival Plan Rejected as ‘Illusion’

Palestinian Finance Minister Shukri Bishara has rejected the recently-released details about the economic section of a US-devised plan, on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as an “illusion” that will fail to bring about peace. Addressing an Arab League meeting in the Egyptian capital city of Cairo, on Sunday, Bishara slammed a June […]

June 23, 2019 5:43 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report, Peace process 0

PPS: “Army Abducts Sixteen Palestinians In West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Sunday, at least sixteen Palestinians, including children, from several parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes in the al-‘Isawiya town, in Jerusalem, […]

June 23, 2019 12:10 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Illegal Israeli Colonists Uproot Palestinian Lands Near Bethlehem

Several illegal Israeli colonialist settlers invaded, earlier Sunday, 300 Dunams of Palestinian farmlands in Khallet an-Nahla area, near Wad Rahhal village, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and started uprooting them. The colonists brought bulldozers to uproot the Palestinian agricultural lands, privately owned by Mohammad Yahia Ayesh, and […]

June 23, 2019 11:24 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Five Palestinians In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, four Palestinians children, after the army invaded and ransacked many homes, in Bethlehem, south of occupied East Jerusalem in the West Bank, while on Saturday evening, the soldiers abducted the father of one of the detained children. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said […]

June 23, 2019 10:14 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0